Donald Glover Will Play Simba In The Live Action Lion King

In 1994, Jonathan Taylor Thomas sang his way into our hearts as the young Simba in The Lion King, while Matthew Broderick voiced "adult Simba".

Two decades later there's a new Simba in town: Donald Glover. The 33-year-old rapper, "Bad and Boujee " promoter, and Atlanta creator, just nabbed an iconic Disney role.

According to the Hollywood Reporter, Glover will play Simba in Disney’s live-action remake of The Lion King. Director Jon Favreau announced the news on Twitter. "I just can't...


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